Heirloom Organic Lincoln Homesteader Pea Seeds (20)
Lincoln Homesteader Peas have been a favorite of gardeners for generations. Its popularity is thanks to its very productive yields of top-quality, sweet-tasting peas. Heat tolerant and disease resistant, this variety produces slender 8 cm (3") pods with 8-9 small peas per pod. Enjoy exceptional tenderness and sweetness fresh from the garden or frozen.
Seed Type: Heirloom
Plant Type: Vegetable
Flavor: Delicious fresh or canned
Days to Harvest: 63 to 68 days
Days to Seed Germination: 5 to 10 days
Seed Planting Depth: 2.5 cm (1")
Row Spacing: 75 cm (30")
Plant Spacing: 10 cm (4")
Growing Height: 75 cm (30")
Disease Resistance: disease
Planting Instructions: Sow seed directly in the garden as soon as ground can be worked and danger of frost has passed. Well drained fertile soil is best. Apply Garden Inoculant to increase yields.
How To Grow: Pea Lincoln Homesteader
Suggestions: Try successive sowings every two weeks until mid June to extend the harvest season.
Preparation Ideas: Shell peas and rinse under cold water. Place peas and add water until peas are covered. Bring water to boil and reduce heat. Cover and simmer peas until fork tender (approximately 1 minute). Drain and add butter, salt, and pepper to taste.